Tag Archives: The Daily Post

Descend – A 200 Word Story

A 200 Word Story written in response to The Daily Post’s prompt of DESCEND. Continue reading

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How You Complete Me – a poem

  When stuttering nerves concuss my life and crippling doubts defeat me, You bring a calm and logical peace, That’s how you complete me. When hesitation halts my growth and apprehension grieves me, Your certainty revives my hope, That’s how … Continue reading

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Repentant – a 100 Word Story

The look on her face will stay with me always. A combination of miniscule movements transformed her expectant smile to an acerbic, frozen pain and I recognised it instantly. Her eyes flashed a grief so wretched it bore through me. In that … Continue reading

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The Metronome of Heartache – a poem

An experiment in poetry inspired by the daily prompt from The Daily Post. Continue reading

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Saturday Night – A 100 Word Story

Today’s prompt from The Daily Post is Saturday Night. I decided to tackle this with a 100 word story. Saturday Night  Jason zeroed in on the target and waited for his opportunity. Dozens of anonymous lives had ended in his crosshairs. He didn’t … Continue reading

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Strike a Chord – A 100 Word Story

Today’s writing prompt from The Daily Post was: Do you play a musical instrument whose sound you find particularly pleasing? Tell us a story. Well, I don’t play an instrument but I dearly wish that I had learnt to play the piano … Continue reading

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